Gnome snow gauge

Gnome with snow covered face and just the hat showing


Status: Hat showing
Traffic advisory: Reduced visibility
Snow depth: 5”

Gnome in snow up to the beard


Status: Beard showing
Traffic advisory: Avoid unnecessary journeys
Snow depth: 3-4”

Gnome with snow to the tunic

Snow carpet

Status: Tunic showing
Traffic advisory: Allow extra time for travel
Snow depth: 2-3”

Gnome with snow almost to the knee


Status: Knee showing
Traffic advisory: Expect icy patches
Snow depth: 1”

Gnome without snow

All clear

Status: Rabbit and shoes showing
Traffic advisory: Traffic is back to normal (brace yourselves)
No snow

As we get ready to bid farewell to 2017 and welcome in 2018, I thought I would share this handy reference tool, the Gnome Snow Gauge, with very best wishes for a happy new year.

38 Replies to “Gnome snow gauge”

  1. This made me laugh. In a time when no one thinks for themselves, the Gnome measures the snow and gives a report. One post I am writing is “My Phone Knows” about all the things I store in my phone instead of my brain. Loved this!

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